Get Set for Lots of Earnings Reports Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Personal Income and Outlays (Mar.)

Pending Home Sales Index (Mar.)

Featured Earnings

Armstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE: AWI) (Q1) EPS estimates of 83 cents, compared to 55 cents in prior-year quarter

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) (Q1) EPS estimates of 60 cents, compared to 57 cents in prior-year quarter

Loews Corporation (NYSE: L) (Q1) EPS estimates of 78 cents, compared to 87 cents in prior-year quarter

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.67, compared to $1.47 in prior-year quarter

Canada

Economic lookahead

Industrial Product Price Index (Mar.) The index edged up 0.1% in February

Raw Materials Price Index (Mar.) The index fell 0.3% due to lower prices for crude energy products.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Motor Vehicle Sales (Apr.)

Purchasing Managers Manufacturing Index (Apr.)

Institute for Supply Management Mfg Index (Apr.)

Construction Spending (Mar.)

Redbook (Weekly)

Featured Earnings

Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.67, compared to $1.47 in prior-year quarter

BP p.l.c. (NYSE: BP) (Q1) EPS estimates of 65 cents, compared to 46 cents in prior-year quarter

Eaton Corporation PLC (NYSE: ETN) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.06, compared to 96 cents in prior-year quarter

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.65, compared to $2.20 in prior-year quarter


Canada

Gross Domestic Product (Feb.) GDP edged down 0.1% in January, offsetting part of the 0.2% growth in December.

Featured Earnings

Encana Corporation (T.ECA) (Q1) EPS estimates of 14 cents, compared to 11 cents in prior-year quarter

Suncor Energy Inc. (T.SU) (Q1) EPS estimates of 52 cents, compared to 49 cents in prior-year quarter

Domtar Corporation (T.UFS) (Q1) EPS estimates of 82 cents, compared to 32 cents in prior-year quarter

Wednesday

U.S.

ADP Employment Report (Apr.)

Federal Open Market Committee Meeting Announcement (2 p.m. ET)

EIA Petroleum Status Report (April 24-30)

Featured Earnings

3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD) (Q1) EPS estimates for loss of six cents, compared to gain of two cents in prior-year quarter

Kulicke and Soffa Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: KLIC) (Q2) EPS estimates of 41 cents, compared to 40 cents in prior-year quarter

Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ: CERN) (Q1) EPS estimates for 53 cents, compared to 56 cents in prior-year quarter

Energizer Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ENR) (Q2) EPS estimates for 53 cents, compared to 56 cents in prior-year quarter

Canada

Featured Earnings

ARC Resources Ltd. (T.ARX) (Q1) EPS estimates of 20 cents, compared to 40 cents in prior-year quarter

Genworth MI Canada Inc. (T.MIC) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.20, compared to $1.17 in prior-year quarter

Manulife Financial Corporation (T.MFC) (Q1) EPS estimates of 62 cents, compared to 53 cents in prior-year quarter

Waste Connections Inc. (T.WCN) (Q1) EPS estimates of 55 cents, compared to 49 cents in prior-year quarter

Loblaw Companies Limited (T.L) (Q1) EPS estimates of 91 cents, compared to 90 cents in prior-year quarter

Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

International Trade (Mar.)

Productivity and Costs (Q1: preliminary)

PMI Services Index (Apr.)

Factory Orders (Mar.)

ISM Non-Mfg Index (Apr.)


Jobless Claims (April 19-25)

Balance Sheet

Money Supply

Featured Earnings

Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) (Q1) EPS estimates of $8.16, compared to $7.29 in prior-year quarter

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.07, compared to $1.06 in prior-year quarter

Marriot Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: VAC) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.50, compared to $1.22 in prior-year quarter

Post Holdings Inc. (NYSE: POST) (Q2) EPS estimates of $1.11, compared to 55 cents in prior-year quarter


Canada

Economic Lookahead

Canadian international merchandise trade (Mar.) Canada's merchandise trade deficit totaled $2.7 billion in February, widening from a $1.9-billion deficit in January. Imports rose 1.9% and exports increased 0.4%.


Featured Earnings

Fortis Inc. (T.FTS) (Q1) EPS estimates of 72 cents, compared to 69 cents in prior-year quarter

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (T.CNQ) (Q1) EPS estimates of 66 cents, compared to 25 cents in prior-year quarter

Loblaw Companies Limited (T.L) (Q1) EPS estimates of 91 cents, compared to 90 cents in prior-year quarter

BCE Inc. (T.BCE) (Q1) EPS estimates of 82 cents, compared to 87 cents in prior-year quarter

Great-West Lifeco Inc. (T.GWO) (Q1) EPS estimates of 74 cents, compared to 60 cents in prior-year quarter

Pembina Pipeline Corporation (T.PPL) (Q1) EPS estimates of 61 cents, compared to 49 cents in prior-year quarter

Bombardier Inc. (T.BBD.B) (Q1) EPS estimates of breakeven, identical to the prior-year quarter

Friday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Employment Situation (Apr.)

Featured Earnings

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) (Q4) EPS estimates of 70 cents, compared to 39 cents in prior-year quarter

Cheniere Energy Inc. (NYSE: LNG) (Q1) EPS estimates of 53 cents, compared to 23 cents in prior-year quarter

ITT Inc. (NYSE: ITT) (Q1) EPS estimates of 73 cents, compared to 64 cents in prior-year quarter

W.P. Carey Inc. REIT (NYSE: WPC) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.19, compared to $1.25 in prior-year quarter


Canada

Featured Earnings

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (T.FFH) (Q1) EPS estimates of $7.76, compared to $3.03 in prior-year quarter